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    #1

    "... but all these girls seem bothered about is checking ..."

    Iím outgoing, chatty, 6ft tall and not bad looking at all, but all these girls seem bothered about is checking their phones while weíre on a date.
    I would exclude is here, wouldn't you, please? By the way, I donít know the grammar rule here.

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    #2

    Re: "... but all these girls seem bothered about is checking ..."

    Quote Originally Posted by Odessa Dawn View Post
    I would exclude is here, wouldn't you, please? By the way, I don’t know the grammar rule here.
    It means "All that these girls seem bothered about is checking their phones", not "All these girls..."

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